Events in November
Every Wednesday, 9PM: National TPP Resistance Conference Call
Location: your phone and computer.
Register and learn more at http://gjae.org/flush
Monday, November 7, 6:30-8:45 PM: Taking Action vs. TPP's Threat to Sustainable Energy
Presenters: Eric Weltman (Food and Water Watch), Stephanie Low (Sierra Club), Adam Weissman and Wendy Scher (Global Justice for Animals and the Environment),
Ken Gale (WBAI's Ecologic)
Location: New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 W 64th St, New York, NY 10025 (at Central Park West)
Sponsor: New York City Grassroots Alliance
Tuesday, November 8, 7 AM-8 PM: Election Day Leafleting vs. TPP: Tell Rep. Rangel to Vote NO TPP!
Leafleting: 7:00am-9:00am. Petitioning: 4:00pm-6:00pm, 6:00pm-8:00pm.
Call (718) 218-4523 or email info @ gjae . org (no spaces) for details.
RSVP to Eric Weltman at 347-778-2743 or eweltman @ fwwatch . org (no spaces) for location info.
Coordinator: Food and Water Watch.
Wednesday, November 9, 12 PM: Vigil: Tell Rep. Charlie Rangel to Vote NO! on TPP
Location: Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building, 163 W 125th St @ Adam Clayton Powell Blvd, Manhattan.
Host: Granny Peace Brigade.
Wednesday, November 9, 3-4 PM: Webinar: TPP, Election Results, and the Lame Duck Session
Presenters: Sister Simone Campbell, Laura Peralta-Schulte, and Sister Marge Clark.
Host: Network Catholic Social Justice Lobby.
Thursday, November 10, 7PM-9PM: TradeJustice New York Metro Organizing Conference Call
Planning call for the NYC Metro area's alliance of grassroots groups from many social movements united to stop TPP! All are welcome.
To submit agenda items, email Sally Gellert at sjguu @ aol . com (no spaces).
Call number: 712 775-7035 Pin: 678541.
Host: TradeJustice New York Metro
Saturday, November 12-Thursday, Novmember 17: National Mobilization: Week of Action vs. TPP in Washington, DC
Call (718) 218-4523 or email info @ gjae . org (no spaces) to coordinate travel and housing plans.
Location: Housing available at First Trinity Lutheran Church – At the corner of 4th and E Sts NW, across from the Judiciary Square Metro. Walking distance from Union Station. Mattresses, showers, kitchen. Wheelchair accessible.
Housing Cost:The cost is $27/night, sliding scale (no one turned away).
Organizer: Flush the TPP.
Sunday, November 13: Day of Training and Preparation for Week of Action
Location: First Trinity Lutheran Church – At the corner of 4th and E Sts NW., Washington, DC
Organizer: Flush the TPP.
Monday, November 14, 11AM-2 PM: All We Want This Season Is to Stop TPP - Washington, DC March
Location: Meet at Freedom Plaza close to City Hall as we will prepare for a march to the Reagan Trade Center to protest TPP.
Host: Flush the TPP.
Monday, November 14, 5:30-8 PM: Washington, DC Torch and Pitchfork March to Flush the TPP
Location: Capitol Hill Neighborhood, Washington, DC. Meet outside Capitol Visitor's Ctr, 1st St at East Capitol St NE, a short walk from Union Station & from the Capitol South Metro station.
Organizer: Flush the TPP.
Tuesday, November 15, 9 AM: Thunderclap Social Media Action vs. TPP
Location: Your Facebook, Twitter, and/or Tumblr Accounts.
Advance signup (required) at http://gjae.org/1115thun.
Organizer: Expose the TPP.
Thursday, November 15-17th, 9AM-5PM: National Days to Call Congress vs. TPP
Location: Your phone! Find out who represents you and their contact info at http://gjae.org/leg
Thursday, November 16, 3-8:30 PM: Spread the Word & Grow the Protest vs. TPP!
Location: New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 West 64th St @ Central Park West, Manhattan.
More info: Vincent Brancato at vpbrancato @ gmail .com (no spaces).
Sponsor: Ethical Action Committee of the New York Society for Ethical Culture.
Thursday, November 16, 6:30-8:30 PM: Free Trade 2.0? Panel on Free Trade & Latin America
Presenters: Ana Romero Cano (Red Peruana por una Globalizacion con Equidad), Sarah Stephens (Center for Democracy in the Americas), Alejandro Villasmil (Convergencia #MexicoMejorSinTPP), and David Rosnick (Center for Economic and Policy Research).
Location: Jerry H. Labowitz Theatre, 1 Washington Place between Mercer St & Broadway, Manhattan.
Host: NACLA Report on the Americas.
Thursday, November 17, 1 PM-3 PM: Washington, D.C. Rally to Stop the TPP
Location: Upper Senate Park, 200 New Jersey Ave, NW, Washington, DC
Details: (240) 235-2010 and visit http://stoptppaction.org – rides may be available.
Sponsors: 350.org, Our Revolution, National Nurses United, AFL-CIO, and many more!
Sunday, November 20, 1-3 PM: Protest of Canada Goose Soho location
Protest vs. fur & down.
Location: 101 Wooster St (between Prince and Spring Sts), Manhattan.
Sponsor: NYC United for Animals.
Sunday, November 20, 7:30 PM: Webinar: TPP and Food Politics
Location: Your phone and computer.
Register at http://tradejustice.net/callreg
Host: TradeJustice Alliance.
Monday, November 21, 12-1 PM: Rally vs. TPP at Rep. Rangel's Office
Location: Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building, 163 West 125th Street at Adam Clayton Powell Blvd, Manhattan.
Organizer: Granny Peace Brigade.
Tuesday, November 22, 7PM: TPP's Threat to Farmed Animals and Wildlife
Location: The Gallery, John H. Holmes Community House, Community Church of New York, 28 East 35th Street between Madison and Park Avenues
Guest Presenter: Adam Weissman, Global Justice for Animals and the Environment.
Host: Collectively Free.
Wednesday, November 30: Lobby Day vs. TPP & Rock Against TPP DC Concert in Washington, D.C.
Begins around 9AM -- contact us to coordinate travel that morning or the night before.
Call (718) 218-4523 or email info @ gjae . org (no spaces).
More info on Rock Against the TPP!